August 3, 2012

Announcing the launch my fourth album, “The Only Bar” on September 6 at Sala Rossa in Montreal. The album is a collaboration with playwright Alain Mercieca. He wrote a play called “The Only Bar” and this album is the musical incarnation of that project. Using his words and my music, I think we came upContinue Reading

September 12, 2011

I am proud to announce that I am working on a new project :”The Only Bar”, a play written by Alain Merceica with music written by yours truly. The play has been staged in Montreal at Theatre Ste Catherine in Febrauary and at the Fringe Festival in June. The positive feedback has convinced my friendContinue Reading

February 11, 2011

With the third album out, J.P. embarks on a tour across Canada. So far, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Edmonton and Calgary are confirmed with more on the way. The 2011 Canadian Tour: Feb 11 : Montreal, March 2 : Toronto, March 9 : Ottawa, March 16 : Toronto April 8 : Winnipeg, April 15 : Edmonton,Continue Reading

November 16 , 2010

New CD release : November 16, 2010, 7 p.m. La Sala Rossa, Montreal, Quebec Finally, the long awaited third album is in the can and on the way. It`s with great pleasure that I announce the CD launch at the famed Sala Rossa in Montreal on November 16. Stay tuned for details.

July 4, 2009

Hello there. I am back from my cross-Canada tour and currently working on my third album. Stay tuned.

October 24, 2008

Hello there. Backpacker has gotten some success in university radios across Canada where it got airplay at stations from St-John’s, Newfoundland to Victoria, B.C. It even made it to number 7 on CIUT’s album chart this summer. Keep yourself posted as shows will be announced for the coming months including shows in Ottawa, Toronto andContinue Reading

September 10 , 2008

The CD is now avaialble in the following stores : L’Oblique in Montreal, End Hits in Ottawa, Rotate This and Criminal Records in Toronto and 12Tonar in Reykjavik, Iceland…

August 10 , 2008

The CD is avaialble on itunes…get it there for your ipods. This has been a hectic week with 2 shows: First was Casa Del Popolo. It was a greta evening. Laura Borealis with her hypnotizing set, Ninnie Naive who took the place of Tomlynson with a set featuring her amazing home-made instruments and finally, myContinue Reading

July 15 , 2008

hey…the CD is avaialble on and very soon on itunes… I am proud to be announcing my first show in Toronto, august 20th at the Reverb,651 Queen Street, with AM Overcast…

May 26, 2008

Café Shaika was I my last show which was presented in conjunction with the vernissage for the art collective M.O.B.I.L. of which I am a member back on May 9th. Here’s the setlist : A Man Named Kennedy Superblack Who’ll Watch Over Us ? National Pinetop Here The Traveller Koto / Moon Over Indian OceanContinue Reading